Mermaid Forest

Alt titles: Ningyo no Mori

OVA (1 ep x 56 min)
3.129 out of 5 from 834 votes
Rank #2,630

It is believed that to consume the flesh of a mermaid, means that you will never show signs of age, and live forever. However, many cannot handle its taste and become demons for eternity. Towa is a woman whose thirst for this flesh consumes her, as she was made only partially immortal by drinking the blood of a mermaid years ago. Unable to cast her demons aside, she destroys everything in her path on a search for this legend.

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mariprosa's avatar by mariprosa on Jun 12, 2009
Score: 7/10

Mermaid Forest was one of the select few OVA titles that I first saw subbed aside from Vampire Princess Miyu and even Shamanic Princess when anime first started crossing over into my hometown in terms of popularity.  With production values dating back to 1991, a story by famed mangaka Rumiko Takahashi, and a flair for supernatural horror, I knew it was a title I wanted to watch within its own... read more

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